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Cover crop termination timing key this spring

Farmers will have to decide when to terminate cover crops this spring. David Kleinschmidt at Progressive Agronomy Consulting says farmers experiencing dry conditions may want to terminate early… “The bigger the cover crop gets, the more moisture it’s going to soak up.”  He says, “So,... Read More.

Growing demand for corn is key

An Ohio farmer says growing demand for U.S. corn plays a crucial role in farmers’ profitability. Denny Vennekotter is chair of the National Corn Growers Association’s Market Development Action team. “We feed about a third of our corn in the US,” he says.  “We... Read More.

Soybeans key to energy transition, advancing food security

The vice president of market intelligence for the United Soybean Board says the rising demand for biodiesel has helped increase the value of soybean oil. Mac Marshall tells Brownfield biodiesel is one of the most-used renewable fuels on the market and it’s creating new... Read More.

Herbicide coverage a key to controlling challenging weeds

Getting adequate herbicide spray coverage can be crucial to controlling weeds. Steve Snyder is an Enlist field specialist in Minnesota and the Dakotas for Corteva Agriscience. “You can have poor coverage, maybe not as effective in a nozzle or not enough gallons when you’re spraying,... Read More.

Blue Dragons Get Key Road Win at Coffeyville

By Hutchinson CC Sports Information COFFEYVILLE, Kan. – Sophomore Adriana Delgado had her third multi-goal game to lift the No. 16-ranked Hutchinson Community College women's soccer team to a big Jayhawk Conference road victory at Coffeyville.The Blue Dragons defeated the Red Ravens 4-1 at Veterans' Memorial... Read More.